Release Manager

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5 month contract (22/07/2024 – 30/11/2024)
Hybrid and flexible working arrangement
Large scale ICT Program
Emanate Technology is pleased to collaborate with a key State government client in their search for a Release Manager. You will oversee the planning, scheduling, and controlling of releases in the critical testing phase of a large-scale ICT program.
What you’ll be doing

  • Lead the assessment, analysis, planning, and design of release packages, including risk assessment
  • Liaise with Project teams, vendors, business, and IT partners on release scheduling for all environments
  • Provide regular updates on release progress to stakeholders
  • Create and manage detailed release plans and schedules
  • Apply knowledge of configuration, environment, change, and release management to ensure release quality
  • Develop and deliver release artefacts and highlight reports
  • Conduct post-release reviews and report on achievements, progress, risks, and issues
  • Identify and escalate release risks and issues to management
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams to deliver on time and within scope

What you need to bring

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Release / Implementation management for large programs
  • Experience using Service Now or similar applications
  • Awareness of ITIL methodologies or ITIL certification
  • Ability to interpret architecture diagrams and documents
  • Experience with SaaS products and solutions
  • Familiarity with Microsoft WIKI and Microsoft DevOps
  • Demonstrated experience in Release/Environment management in CRM and Case Management applications
  • Relevant IT and Agile methodology experience
  • Strong people skills and the ability to work well in a team
  • Results-oriented, detailed, and self-motivated

Bonus points for…

  • Previous experience in coordinating resources for large-scale releases
  • Proven track record in delivering effective outcomes under time, cost, and quality pressures
  • Experience in producing relevant documentation and reports for release management

For a confidential discussion, or for more information please contact Amy Watson on 0405 965 866 or